Definition of agglutinogen in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈɡlo͞otənəjən/


Biology An antigen that stimulates the production of an agglutinin.
Example sentences
  • Both grouping is based on the presence and the absence of agglutinogens and their specific agglutinins.
  • Group O lacks agglutinogens, but the serum contains both the anti-A and anti-B agglutinins.
  • These recognize and respond to agglutinogens that are not recognized as ‘self.’

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Syllabification: ag·glu·tin·o·gen

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